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aaand we’re back…
Happenings

aaand we’re back…

Hello everyone. I try to post here each week. So, since that didn’t happen last week, a few people noticed. First, let me assure you we’re okay. One reason for my lapse had to do with an especially absorbing book that I just had to finish. But that isn’t the whole story. Writing is getting … Continue reading

Blue
Faith / Medical

Blue

So, sometimes I am NOT okay. And these down times often coincide with Tobii difficulties. Or communication problems in general. And lack of energy plays a part. Despite sleeping well at night (with help from meds) I sometimes feel so very tired. ALS? Depression? Both? People seem to be amazed at my usually positive attitude. … Continue reading

Babies Don’t Keep
Opinion

Babies Don’t Keep

I’ve been thinking a lot about babies lately. Well, children in general, really. And I know why! A grand-niece of mine who lives far away on the other side of the country is expecting her first child, a boy, this month. Through Facebook, she has been sharing the wonder and excitement of pregnancy. Also, “baby … Continue reading

Abide With Me
Attitudes / Faith

Abide With Me

Abide with me; fast falls the eventide; The darkness deepens; Lord with me abide. When other helpers fail and comforts flee, Help of the helpless, O abide with me. Several months before one of our ALS support group members passed, I remember her sharing how she felt like she had one foot in this world … Continue reading